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Business, Management and Trade - scholarly and trade journal articles, dissertations, market reports, industry reports, business cases and global and trade news

This database is the most comprehensive ABI/INFORM™ database, comprised of ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, ABI/INFORM Dateline and ABI/INFORM Archive, featuring over 3,000 full-text journals, 25,000 Dissertations, 14,000 SSRN working papers, key newspapers such as The Wall Street Journal and The Financial Times, as well as country-and industry-focused reports and data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world.  A list of the subjects used in the database is available at the reference desk in Moore Library.

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Academic Search Premier

This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.

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Banking Information Source

Banking - periodicals, reports and financial and industry news

This database enables you to search essential banking industry publications for information about the financial services industry, banking and industry trends

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Business Abstracts with Full Text

Business Abstracts with Full Text™ offers a multitude of business magazines and scholarly journals: this comprehensive database contains the full text of articles from more than 510 key publications dating back to 1995, and provides access to product evaluations, interviews, biographical sketches, corporate profiles, obituaries, surveys, statistical rankings, book reviews and reports from associations, societies, trade shows, conferences and more.

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Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier is the world’s definitive scholarly business database, providing indexing and abstracts for more than twice as many active, peer-reviewed, business related journals as any other database. Business Source® Premier offers indexing and abstracts for the 350 most important scholarly journals back to 1965 or the first published issue. This database includes searchable cited references for more than 1,160 journals. Journal ranking studies reveal that Business Source Premier is the overwhelmingly superior database for full text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance, econometrics and economics.

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Cabell’s is an interactive, searchable database designed to help researchers, publishers, librarians and other academics locate and select journals they may use for publishing their work. At Rider, Cabell’s provides information to over ten thousand journals in Accounting; Economics and Finance; Management; Marketing; and Educational Curriculum & Methods. Journal information includes the topic areas emphasized, the type of review process, number of external reviewers, acceptance rate, time required for review, availability of reviewers' comments, and if fees are charged to review or publish the manuscript. Researchers are also able to rank journals and share their own submission and publication experiences with other scholars.

Access to Cabell’s is funded by Rider University’s College of Business and the School of Education.

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Census Business Builder

This Web tool allows business owners and entrepreneurs to easily navigate and use key demographic and economic data to help guide their research into opening a new business or adding to an existing one.

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Credo Reference

Credo Reference provides access to 600+ encyclopedias, handbooks, guides and dictionaries.  These reference works cover a wide swath of topics including, science and medicine, history and cultural studies, business, education, and much more.

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EconLit, the American Economic Association’s electronic database, is the world’s foremost source of references to economic literature. The database contains more than 1,010,900 records from 1969-present. EconLit covers virtually every area related to economics.

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FAITS: Faulkner Advisory for IT Studies

This one-of-a-kind online technology reports database ... contains a virtual library of clearly-written reports covering such key technology areas as IT infrastructure, telecom, data networking, wireless communications, security, enterprise systems, the Internet and World Wide Web, as well as technology vendors.

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Gale Virtual Reference Library

A collection of encyclopedias and other reference sources which covers a variety of topics including history, literature, gender and sexuality, religion, the arts, and sciences.

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Hoover's Company Profiles

Company research, key executives, financial data, competitors, history, etc. - company data

This database contains proprietary information about more than 40,000 public and non-public companies and 225,000 key executives. Hoover"s, widely recognized as a leader in company data, delivers in depth industry analyses, information on a company"s location, summary financials, top competitors, top officers and more.

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IBISWorld - Industry Market Research

Information on over 700 US Industries in the US economy. Classifying Industry Reports at the 5-digit North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), IBISWorld Industry Reports are at the granular level covering industry-specific titles from the popular to the not so popular. Each Industry Report is some 35-50 pages in length with abridged, 6-page Executive Summaries also available.

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Legal Information Reference Center

Providing exclusive online full text for many of the top consumer legal reference books, Legal Information Reference Center contains more than 225 full-text publications and thousands of legal forms, with more content being added on a regular basis. A majority of the full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo, the nation's oldest and most-respected provider of legal information for consumers and small businesses.

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LexisNexis Academic

LexisNexis Academic “provides full-text documents from over 5,900 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications with a variety of flexible search options”. 

The 5,900 sources include: 

  • National and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources 
  • U.S. Federal and state case law, codes, regulations, legal news, law reviews, and international legal information 
  • Shepard's® Citations for all U.S. Supreme Court cases back to 1789 
  • Business news journals, company financial information, SEC filings and reports, and industry and market news
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Mergent Archives

Mergent Historical Industry Reports collection provides industry data on over 25 industries going back over 10 years.  Areas covered include North America, Asia Pacific, Europe and Latin America.  This service is updated annually.

The D&B First Research Archive Service contains over 13 year’s worth of First Research industry reports data on over 1,000 industries covering the United States and Canada.  This is the definitive service for industry report for granular industry data on well know and hard to find industries.  This is a great collection that continues to grow on a daily basis.  

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Mergent Online

Mergent Online provides business descriptions and complete financials (for up to 15 years) on over 11,000 US public companies, as well as selected international company data. Financials can be downloaded into spreadsheet applications. Create customized analyses and comparison reports for companies and their industries. 

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OmniFile Full Text Mega

OmniFile Full Text, Mega Edition™ contains a wealth of essential material for learning and detailed research in a single, easily-searched database. With the full text of articles from over 2,500 publications, and indexing and abstracts from nearly 3,600 publications, this database provides invaluable support for research in all core undergraduate subjects and for cross-disciplinary work.

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ProQuest Rider Access
Reference USA

ReferenceUSA is an Internet-based reference service from the Library Division of infoUSA. The site was designed for use as a reference tool in libraries and is continually enhanced based upon suggestions from librarians and library patrons." 

The ReferenceUSA database contains, in module format, detailed information on more than 12 million U.S. businesses; 102 million U.S. residents; 683,000 U.S. health care providers; 1 million Canadian businesses; and 11 million Canadian residents.

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Regional Business News

Provided by Jersey ClicksThis database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. This database is updated on a daily basis.


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RIA Checkpoint

Checkpoint is a comprehensive tax reference library. It contains RIA's Federal Tax Library, the Tax Advisors Planning System and the IRS Practice. It also provides current tax news, and access to several tax journals and treatises.

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S&P Global NetAdvantage

Broad spectrum of industry, company and investment analysis including S&P Industry Surveys, Stock Reports (S&P Equity Research), and new “Markets” tab with drill downs to industry and sub-industry key ratios, benchmarks, constituents, etc. Company data covers a global universe of over 3 million private and public companies.

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Simmons OneView

Simmons OneView allows manipulation of the data from the Experian Simmons Study of Media and Markets. You can profile consumer buying practices using the demographic and psychographic data in OneView, as well as determine what media consumers use.  You may also discover trends by looking at the same information across years of data.  Simmons Tutorial

Please note: If you receive a message from OneView indicating the number of licenses have been exceeded, please wait a few minutes and try again. The message indicates that all available licenses are in use.

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Small Business Reference Center

The Small Business Reference Center is a comprehensive resource for small business owners and those interested in starting a business, offering full-text periodicals and reports, sample business plans, U.S. tax forms, videos and reference books. It supports small business owners in all relevant areas from planning, financing and managing a business to exit strategies. Users also have the ability to search within specific ‘Business Topics’ and ‘Business Types’ relevant to their needs.

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Sports Business Research Network - SBRnet

"... SBRnet provides extensive research related to consumer demographics, consumer behavior patterns, financial statistics, attendance and media usage trends for all three major sports market segments…fans, participants and sporting goods buyers"

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Statista is one of the world’s largest statistics portals. Providing you with access to relevant data from over 18,000 sources, our focus is firmly based on professional, clear, quick and consistent results. Our customized search query form provides you with a list of statistics, studies and reports relating to your search request within a matter of seconds – kick-starting your research.

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United Nations iLibrary

"The United Nations iLibrary is the first comprehensive global search, discovery, and viewing source for digital content created by the United Nations. It provides librarians, information specialists, scholars, students, policy makers, influencers and the general public with a single digital destination for seamlessly accessing publications, journals, data, and series published by the United Nations Secretariat, and its funds and programs. All content is available to access in PDF format for subscribers and full read access for all users by clicking the READ icon.  Every year around 500 new titles are planned to be added to United Nations iLibrary. Approximately 70% of which are in English and over the following topics: Agriculture; Rural Development and Forestry; Children and Youth; Democracy and Governance; Disarmament; Drugs, Crime and Terrorism; Economic and Social Development; Environment and Climate Change; Human Rights and Refugees; Human Settlements and Urban Issues; International Law and Justice; International Trade and Finance; Migration; Natural Resources; Water and Energy; Peacekeeping and Security; Population and Demography; Public Health; Transportation and Public Safety; United Nations; Women and Gender Issues."

Global Access

This database allows access to U.S. export and import data. It provides trade statistics using the Harmonized System (HS) and the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) commodity classification. This database is available at the Moore Library. Please request help from the reference librarian on duty to use this database.

Lawrenceville Access

A comprehensive engine to locate federal, state and local government information.

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Wall Street Journal

Local and regional news coverage - newspaper

This publication's detailed indexing helps users quickly find the news information they need. Each issue is indexed thoroughly, so they have access to not only top news stories but also the information contained on the various sections of the paper. The indexing covers not only complete bibliographic information but also companies, people, products, etc.

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